EBC

Everest Base Camp (EBC)

Flight Information

Departs:        Kathmandu - TIA Airport

Duration: 3 hours

Experience

Join us on our adventure-filled mountain flight in the breathtaking Himalayan region of Nepal. EBC Helicopter tour is a convenient way to explore and witness the beautiful Himalayan ranges at ease within a short period of time. While flying over the gigantic hills and mountains, you will catch sight of the beautiful Khumbu region and all the big and small valleys that lie between the distance between Kathmandu and Everest in just 1 day of the itinerary.

 

Our EBC Helicopter Tour is popular amongst people who are visiting Nepal for a short period of time, with insufficient days to travel and trek that would like to indulge in the charm of Nepalese mountains and culture. It is also an ideal tour for those who are unable to travel due to physical constraints or health issues– making it possible within a few hours of time. The close-up views of the world's highest mountains, along with several famous peaks like Mount Everest, Cho-Oyu, Gaurishanker, Lhakpa Dorje, Lhotse, and many more will leave you enchanted and in awe. Witness the magical kingdom of Nepal through the lens of a bird's eye, with an aerial view of multiple heritage sites, landscapes, waterfalls, and charming villages as you take off from the airport.​

Schedule

  • Kathmandu to Lukla: 45 mins flight

  • Land in Lukla and refill fuel: 15-20 mins

  • Lukla to Kalapatthar viewpoint: 30 mins flights (flying over Namche Bazaar, Tengboche Monastery, Pheriche, and Khumbu Glacier

  • Landing at Kalapatthar viewpoint: 10 mins

  • Fly from Kalapatthar to Everest View Hotel in Syangboche: 15 mins flight

  • Everest View Hotel for breakfast/lunch: 50 mins-1 hour

  • Fly from Syangboche to Lukla: 15 mins

  • Fueling time in Lukla: 10-15 mins

  • Lukla to Kathmandu: 45 mins flight